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Fishing for Ostriches

See if you can reel in an ostrich too!

Two week old ostrich chick takes a wrong turn while out for walkies and can't find dad.

Beautiful winter day in the Mount Tipton Wilderness
A foggy morning 

​on the ranch.

It doesn't take much to get these 1 year old chicks excited.  After about 2 minutes they realize they have no idea why they're excited in the first place.

Ranch Photos

New to the World

This little guy is just days old.

Winner of the Booking.com 2016 Guest Review Award!


This pretty girl arrived along with Jesus on Christmas Eve and has been called "Mary" ever since. She loves attention and to be hand fed.

Gorgeous George

George is as big as they get.  Ten feet tall and 350 lbs, this handsome boy loves to display to the ladies.


This handsome boy arrived late on Christmas Eve and has been called "Jesus" ever since.  He loves to have his neck scratched and to be fed by hand.

Curious New Addition

Not quite sure what to make of this new egg.

New Chicks

These chicks are just a few weeks old and already almost as big as adult chickens. They love kids and to be fed by hand.

Our award winning charming Log House is now available for short term vacation rentals.   Visit the Log House Reservations page to check availability and book your stay at special reduced rates.  Starting 1 May 2018 our quaint Yellow Cottage is available for rent too!  The rentals are also listed on Airbnb, Expedia.com, TripAdvisor and HomeAway.com.  Check us out on Airbnb.   

Is Skywalk and Grand Canyon West too expensive?  Entrance fees are almost $100 per person.  Consider our sunset tour instead.  For $100 total including transportation for up to 5, guests staying at the Ranch can tour Lake Mead South Cove then the Colorado River at the end of Pierce Ferry Road and finish up with sunset at Meadview Airport at the cliffs overlooking where the Colorado River enters the Grand Canyon.  Check out our Blog for a description of Meadview Airport.  Guided hikes to the Secret Trail to the Bottom of the Grand Canyon, Arizona Hot Springs and Liberty Bell Arch are also available.

Another beautiful sunset at the Ranch

First chick of 2016 was born to Jesus and Noel April 3rd.

Ostriches males put on an elaborate display for the ladies. Here is Gorgeous George at his best.

Ostriches have two toes (emu and rhea have 3).

An adult male ostrich weighs between 250 an 300 pounds.

A single ostrich egg is equivalent to 16 to 20 chicken eggs.

An ostrich can run at 40 mph.

Did You Know?

 Ostrich Ranch

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